The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 321 300 326
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 388 455 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.92% 1.02% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.64% 3.88% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 318 348 329
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10669 11712 12656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.36% 26.25% 25.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8889 9605 10272
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing SC Cleared as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -25 35 £47,500 - 19
Greenford 0 9 £50,000 +81.81%
Croydon - 5 £16,500 -
Hammersmith +7 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Wimbledon - 3 £37,000 -
Northwood - 2 £54,250 -
Greenwich +3 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Feltham -1 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £35,000 - 3
Wembley - 1 £65,000 -
Hendon - 1 £58,500 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £65,000 -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SC Cleared.

1 769 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 203 (26.40%) DV Cleared
3 187 (24.32%) Windows
4 161 (20.94%) Degree
5 151 (19.64%) Linux
6 141 (18.34%) Cybersecurity
7 139 (18.08%) Java
8 136 (17.69%) Oracle
9 129 (16.78%) Information Security
10 128 (16.64%) Finance
11 126 (16.38%) C
11 126 (16.38%) SQL
12 122 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
13 116 (15.08%) ITIL
14 115 (14.95%) Firewall
15 99 (12.87%) Unix
16 97 (12.61%) CISSP
17 94 (12.22%) Project Management
18 93 (12.09%) Microsoft
19 88 (11.44%) Cisco
20 81 (10.53%) Network Security
21 80 (10.40%) .NET
22 77 (10.01%) Python
22 77 (10.01%) Active Directory
23 75 (9.75%) C++
24 71 (9.23%) WAN
25 70 (9.10%) LAN
25 70 (9.10%) Cisco Certification
26 69 (8.97%) Management Information System
27 68 (8.84%) Penetration Testing

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (4.68%) WebLogic
2 32 (4.16%) JBoss
3 31 (4.03%) Apache
4 28 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 18 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.56%) Node.js
7 11 (1.43%) Confluence
7 11 (1.43%) SAS
8 9 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.17%) MS Exchange
9 7 (0.91%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.78%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
11 5 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.52%) IIS
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Spatial
13 3 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 56 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.86%) MS Office
3 9 (1.17%) OmniGraffle
4 8 (1.04%) MS Project
4 8 (1.04%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.39%) StreamServe
4 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.04%) SaaS
4 7 (0.91%) Office 365
5 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.65%) PaaS
7 4 (0.52%) Oracle CX
8 3 (0.39%) GitHub
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 115 (14.95%) Firewall
2 81 (10.53%) Network Security
3 71 (9.23%) WAN
4 70 (9.10%) LAN
5 62 (8.06%) VPN
6 50 (6.50%) Internet
7 44 (5.72%) Wireless
8 38 (4.94%) TCP/IP
9 28 (3.64%) MPLS
10 27 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (3.38%) SAN
12 24 (3.12%) H.323
13 21 (2.73%) Cisco Wireless
13 21 (2.73%) Unified Communications
14 20 (2.60%) SSL
15 17 (2.21%) Intrusion Detection
15 17 (2.21%) LDAP
15 17 (2.21%) MGCP
16 16 (2.08%) HTTP
16 16 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.54%) Oracle Database
2 52 (6.76%) Big Data
3 47 (6.11%) SQL Server
4 38 (4.94%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.68%) MongoDB
6 25 (3.25%) GIS
7 23 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 23 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 22 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (1.95%) DB2
10 14 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (1.30%) Data Mining
13 9 (1.17%) MySQL
13 9 (1.17%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (1.04%) Redis
15 7 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.91%) Neo4j
15 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 47 (6.11%) Git (software)
2 40 (5.20%) Jenkins
3 28 (3.64%) Selenium
4 22 (2.86%) JUnit
5 18 (2.34%) JIRA
6 17 (2.21%) Subversion
6 17 (2.21%) Visual Studio
7 15 (1.95%) LoadRunner
7 15 (1.95%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (1.82%) Metasploit
8 14 (1.82%) Travis CI
9 12 (1.56%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.43%) IntelliJ
11 9 (1.17%) Axure RP
11 9 (1.17%) Burp Suite
11 9 (1.17%) Cucumber
12 7 (0.91%) FitNesse
12 7 (0.91%) JMeter
13 6 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.65%) Mercurial
General
1 128 (16.64%) Finance
2 29 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.73%) Marketing
4 14 (1.82%) Legal
4 14 (1.82%) Local Government
4 14 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 13 (1.69%) Billing
5 13 (1.69%) Military
6 11 (1.43%) Banking
7 8 (1.04%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.04%) Law
8 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.78%) Advertising
10 5 (0.65%) Electronics
11 4 (0.52%) Retail
12 3 (0.39%) French Language
12 3 (0.39%) German Language
12 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (14.82%) Architect
2 113 (14.69%) Consultant
3 84 (10.92%) Security Consultant
4 62 (8.06%) Network Engineer
5 60 (7.80%) Analyst
6 52 (6.76%) Developer
7 41 (5.33%) Security Architect
8 39 (5.07%) Administrator
9 38 (4.94%) Security Engineer
10 35 (4.55%) DBA
11 33 (4.29%) Tester
12 29 (3.77%) IT Engineer
13 27 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
13 27 (3.51%) Technical Architect
14 26 (3.38%) Cybersecurity Consultant
15 24 (3.12%) SQL DBA
16 23 (2.99%) Network Security Engineer
17 22 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
17 22 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
18 19 (2.47%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (10.40%) .NET
2 41 (5.33%) XML
3 36 (4.68%) HTML
3 36 (4.68%) Web Services
4 27 (3.51%) SOAP
5 26 (3.38%) J2EE
6 25 (3.25%) REST
7 24 (3.12%) Spring
8 20 (2.60%) EJB
8 20 (2.60%) Hibernate
9 15 (1.95%) HTML5
9 15 (1.95%) JSON
9 15 (1.95%) Middleware
10 12 (1.56%) WCF
11 11 (1.43%) J2SE
11 11 (1.43%) Play Framework
12 10 (1.30%) CSS
13 9 (1.17%) 802.1X
13 9 (1.17%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (1.04%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 69 (8.97%) Management Information System
2 68 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (8.71%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.55%) CESG
5 27 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 26 (3.38%) Driving Licence
7 24 (3.12%) Mathematics
7 24 (3.12%) User Experience
8 23 (2.99%) Cyber Attack
9 18 (2.34%) Clustering
10 17 (2.21%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.95%) RSA SecurID
12 13 (1.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 13 (1.69%) Visualisation
13 11 (1.43%) Blog
14 10 (1.30%) iPhone
14 10 (1.30%) Security Operations Centre
15 9 (1.17%) Cybercrime
15 9 (1.17%) Oracle Exalogic
15 9 (1.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 187 (24.32%) Windows
2 151 (19.64%) Linux
3 99 (12.87%) Unix
4 56 (7.28%) Windows Server
5 36 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (3.77%) CentOS
8 22 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 22 (2.86%) Solaris
9 20 (2.60%) Windows 7
9 20 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (2.08%) SUSE
10 16 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 15 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.17%) FreeBSD
12 9 (1.17%) Kali Linux
13 8 (1.04%) Android
13 8 (1.04%) Windows Phone
14 7 (0.91%) HPUX
15 6 (0.78%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (18.34%) Cybersecurity
2 129 (16.78%) Information Security
3 122 (15.86%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (15.08%) ITIL
5 94 (12.22%) Project Management
6 68 (8.84%) Penetration Testing
7 67 (8.71%) Open Source
8 65 (8.45%) PRINCE2
9 62 (8.06%) Presales
10 58 (7.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 55 (7.15%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (6.76%) Configuration Management
13 51 (6.63%) TOGAF
14 48 (6.24%) Incident Management
15 45 (5.85%) Change Management
16 44 (5.72%) DevOps
16 44 (5.72%) Stakeholder Management
17 43 (5.59%) Problem Management
17 43 (5.59%) Risk Management
18 40 (5.20%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 139 (18.08%) Java
2 126 (16.38%) C
2 126 (16.38%) SQL
3 77 (10.01%) Python
4 75 (9.75%) C++
5 67 (8.71%) C#
6 43 (5.59%) Ruby
7 32 (4.16%) Perl
8 30 (3.90%) Bash Shell
8 30 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 29 (3.77%) JavaScript
10 27 (3.51%) PHP
10 27 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 23 (2.99%) Scala
12 22 (2.86%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.56%) R
14 11 (1.43%) VB
15 10 (1.30%) Bourne shell
15 10 (1.30%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 769 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 203 (26.40%) DV Cleared
3 161 (20.94%) Degree
4 97 (12.61%) CISSP
5 70 (9.10%) Cisco Certification
6 55 (7.15%) CCNP
7 51 (6.63%) CISM
8 50 (6.50%) CREST Certified
9 33 (4.29%) CESG Certified Professional
10 29 (3.77%) OSCP
11 25 (3.25%) CLAS
12 23 (2.99%) CCNA
12 23 (2.99%) CCSE
13 22 (2.86%) CEH
13 22 (2.86%) ISTQB
14 21 (2.73%) CCSA
14 21 (2.73%) CHECK Team Leader
15 18 (2.34%) BPSS Clearance
16 17 (2.21%) CISA
17 16 (2.08%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 39 (5.07%) SLA
3 36 (4.68%) PCI DSS
4 34 (4.42%) JSP 440
5 17 (2.21%) QA
6 10 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 7 (0.91%) COBIT
7 7 (0.91%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
8 6 (0.78%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.26%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.13%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.13%) RMADS
10 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 77 (10.01%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.99%) Docker
4 11 (1.43%) Firmware
5 10 (1.30%) vSphere
6 9 (1.17%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.78%) Oracle Clusterware
9 5 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.65%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.39%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.26%) KVM
12 2 (0.26%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.26%) XenServer
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas File System
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 52 (6.76%) Puppet
2 37 (4.81%) Ansible
3 19 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
3 19 (2.47%) Cisco UCCX
3 19 (2.47%) Data Guard
4 18 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (2.21%) Nessus
5 17 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
6 15 (1.95%) SCCM
7 13 (1.69%) Salt
8 10 (1.30%) HP SIM
9 9 (1.17%) CA Spectrum
9 9 (1.17%) EnCase
10 8 (1.04%) Grafana
10 8 (1.04%) Kibana
10 8 (1.04%) logstash
10 8 (1.04%) Uchiwa
11 6 (0.78%) Oracle Flashback
11 6 (0.78%) SCOM
12 5 (0.65%) QRadar
Vendors
1 136 (17.69%) Oracle
2 93 (12.09%) Microsoft
3 88 (11.44%) Cisco
4 63 (8.19%) VMware
5 48 (6.24%) CheckPoint
6 36 (4.68%) HP
7 28 (3.64%) Dell
8 25 (3.25%) Juniper
9 22 (2.86%) Citrix
10 21 (2.73%) Palo Alto
11 19 (2.47%) IBM
12 18 (2.34%) EMC
12 18 (2.34%) NetApp
13 17 (2.21%) F5
13 17 (2.21%) Meraki
13 17 (2.21%) Red Hat
13 17 (2.21%) SAP
14 13 (1.69%) Sun
15 12 (1.56%) CA
15 12 (1.56%) SonicWALL
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000 basic (Plus substantial package)
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package (Car, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 10 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, Medical
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance, annual bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
7 Fifty Two Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50k - £60k per annum + 15% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £33,000 - £60,000 + a package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computacenter
Salary: Package
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
aap3
Salary: £48000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CSC
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago